Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Mauritius, China General Human Interest International National States of India Top 5 DALAI LAMA’S SUCCESSOR MAY BE FOUND IN INDIA Tuesday, March 19th, 2019 12:22 pm GMT +5.5/ By:ANM NEWS/ No Comments ANM News Desk: Spiritual Leader, Dalai Lama stated that there were possibilities of his successor to be chosen from India. He also mentioned that a successor chosen by China would neither be trusted nor respected. The Tibetan tradition says that the Dalai Lama reincarnates after his death – and the new person is appointed his successor. China, however, claims it has the authority to decide who succeeds the religious leader. China considers the 14th Dalai Lama to be a separatist promoting an independent Tibetan state. The Dalai had mentioned that he refused to go to China while it remained under Communist rule as there was ‘no freedom’.